Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld and Air Force Gen. Richard B. Myers, chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff testify on the Fiscal 2004 Defense Budget Request before the Senate Armed Services Committee at 9:30 a.m. EST at the Hart Senate Office Building, Room SH-216.
Rumsfeld hosts an honor cordon to welcome Colombian Minister of National Defense Marta Lucia Ramirez to the Pentagon at 1 p.m. The cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 12:30 p.m. for the cordon.
Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz is in Washington. There are no public or media events on his schedule.